Federation of Ontario Public Libraries

Bobby Seagull: ‘Libraries have a central role to play in a post-Covid world’

The University Challenge sensation turned teacher, author and presenter penned an exclusive piece for The Big Issue about the pivotal role libraries will play in social justice when we rebuild after the crisis
Pullquote:
“Beating it [COVID-19] together means we have to consider the role that libraries will play, particularly in terms of social justice, as being one of the few places in our high streets that are still free of charge to the user.I know that libraries have a central role to play in our post-Covid world. If you haven’t discovered them yet, just Google your local library service and find out what they can do for you!”